Tag : High Speed 2
Old Oak and Park Royal Corporation (OPDC) bosses have admitted that the precarious position of High Speed 2 and challenges to the local plan by Cargiant could threaten development plans.
Former High Speed 2 (HS2) technical director Andrew McNaughton has attempted to set the record straight on the speed of the line, after claims that slowing down trains could cut project costs.
HS2 site clearance at Euston ramps upSubscription
High Speed 2 Ltd has released new images showing the progress being made to clear the site at Euston Station in London in preparation for the main construction phase.
The first steps to fully integrating the second phase of High Speed 2 (HS2) with the Northern Powerhouse Rail (NPR) scheme have been announced as HS2 launches its phase 2b design refinement consultation.
High Speed 2 Ltd (HS2 Ltd) chief operating officer Richard Robinson has hit back at accusations that the project’s procurement strategy is encouraging a “race to the bottom”.
High Speed 2 (HS2) will compete for funding against other types of infrastructure projects such as the rollout of fibre broadband, under the terms of a new review being carried out by the government,.
Train manufacturers reveal HS2 rolling stock designs Subscription
The two main bidders for the for the new High Speed 2 (HS2) trains have revealed their proposed designs.
Grayling awaits new HS2 delivery planSubscription
Transport secretary Chris Grayling has revealed that the new chair of High Speed 2 (HS2) promoter HS2 Ltd, Allan Cook, is undertaking a review of the project “to make sure the costs and budget are right and that it is deliverable”.
The man driving the Northern Powerhouse Rail project has called for joined-up thinking with High Speed 2 Ltd to deliver both projects on time and within budget.
The launch of a £1.5bn contract to upgrade Crewe station is being delayed, New Civil Engineer can reveal.